Location: Belmonte in Sabina, and Alghero ( Sardinia), Italy
The Institute consists of eleven days of instruction and hands-on experience in conservation methods of Roman painting,opus sectile, mosaic and stonecarving at the Centro di Conservazione Archeologica in Belmonte in Sabina, Italy and twelve days of excavation at the late bronze – early iron age Nuraghic settlement at Sant’ Imbenia, Sardinia. Also included are excursions to Ostia, Rieti, Assisi and Perugia, and various sites in Sardinia, two weekends in Rome, and evening programs in local Italian culture.
Period(s) of Occupation: Roman and late Bronze Age
Minimum Length of Stay for Volunteers: full session
Room and Board Arrangements
ACI participants are provided with full room and board, for the first two weeks at the guesthouse of the CCA, the Convento di San Nicola in Belmonte in Sabina and for the second two weeks in apartments in Alghero near the excavation site in Sardinia.